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solar panel installation in colchester

Are you looking to embrace the sun’s energy and manage your energy expenses through solar panels? As trusted solar energy consultants in Colchester, Residential Solar simplifies your transition to a solar-powered lifestyle. With rising electricity costs, solar power empowers homeowners to fuel their future and invigorate their living standards.

Our experts meticulously assess each property to devise a tailor-made solar setup, optimising energy output. We inspect your roof, suggest the most suitable panels, manage permits and rebates, and oversee every aspect. With Residential Solar, transitioning to clean, sustainable solar energy in Colchester is simple. Start saving on electricity costs and gain energy independence today with our solar panel installation.

why choose residential solar as your solar experts?

Solar energy represents not just a lifestyle change but a wise investment. That’s why we proudly provide the UK’s most competitive pricing, guaranteed for comparable solar solutions. We recognise the urgency of transitioning to clean energy and its need to be financially accessible.

Be assured that with any similar quote you find, we will match and surpass. Our dedication to delivering unparalleled, cost-effective alternatives is steadfast. We aim to render solar conversion financially feasible for various budgets. Let us aid you in regaining command over your energy spending, making solar adoption more economical. Reclaim your energy independence through solar panel installation with us.

what are the benefits of installing solar panels to my home?

clean, renewable energy

Our solar panels harness the sun’s abundant, renewable energy without producing any emissions or waste. Solar power is the purest and most sustainable energy source available today.

competitive pricing

We guarantee the lowest pricing on our solar systems so you can maximise savings. You can reduce your electricity bills by up to 70% while hedging against rising energy costs. Solar panels are also VAT-exempt, so you save even more.

generate revenue from your system

Our state-of-the-art solar systems require very little maintenance thanks to their durable, stationary design. Any excess energy produced can be sold back to the grid through net metering programs, further increasing your cost savings.

industry-leading warranty

Our solar systems are backed by a 30-year product and performance warranty, one of the longest in the industry. You’ll be generating clean energy savings for decades to come.

enhanced property value

Installing solar panels can increase your home’s value by 1-4% by improving its energy efficiency rating. A solar energy system demonstrates your home is technologically advanced and environmentally friendly.

quick, painless installation

Our team can install your customised solar system in just one day. We handle all the permits, paperwork and connections so you can start benefiting from solar energy without any hassle.

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free initial consultation

We discuss your energy requirements and arrange an on-site property evaluation.

1-free initial consultation
2-solar & battery assessment

solar & battery assessment

Our team conducts a comprehensive, cost-free analysis of your premises, focusing on optimal solar generation.

quotation and system design

We provide a detailed quote and explain your proposed solar system, including panel placement.

installation planning

We arrange the installation timeline, survey panel locations and organise necessary scaffolding.

installation & commissioning

Following the schedule, we install and commission the system for full functionality. Most installations are completed within 1 – 2 days.


We guide you through the system’s features, ensuring your comfort with the new solar solution.

completion and enjoyment

Congratulations, your solar installation is complete! Relish in your Colchester property’s renewable energy independence and save further by selling back to the grid. Our extensive 30-year manufacturer warranty supports your new solar panels.

potential problems with solar installation

will the roof tiles be drilled or punctured during the installation?

No, we lift tiles to fit hooks without drilling. We notch roof tiles for close bracket fitting.

what if you want a future loft extension?
can the panels be moved?

The panels can be easily moved for roof repairs or loft conversions. We can quote temporary removal and reinstallation.

what maintenance or servicing do solar panels require?

No maintenance is required, but we recommend an inspection every two years.

how are faulty panels replaced?

If within warranty, the equipment supplier covers faulty panel replacement. Contact us or the provider.

how much is a 2-year maintenance inspection on solar panels?

Around £895, depending on the maintenance contract regularity.

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At Residential Solar, we offer more than just solar panel installation – we provide ongoing support. Our Colchester team combines passion, expertise, and attentiveness to facilitate your shift to renewable solar energy. Choosing us means partnering with a team committed to your long-term solar success.

We understand the significance of the solar decision. Hence, we offer complimentary consultations to discuss your needs, elucidate our solar panels’ functionality, and offer transparent, competitive pricing without hidden costs. Our customers trust us to customise the perfect system for maximising energy savings.

Partner with Residential Solar’s experts. Book a free consultation to commence your journey, manage energy costs, and embrace solar in Colchester. Together, let’s power homes with the sun’s clean energy. The future shines bright with your home powered by solar.

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